Richest Football Clubs in Africa. In this post, we did a ranking of the 10 most nancially strong clubs on the African continent – The richest football clubs in Africa currently. Having just money doesn’t make you rich, though; we want to see structures on ground that translate to wealth, and wealth that translates to money.
The Richest club should have a large fan -base, a worthy identity that attracts the best players, winning potential to continue to win competitions and get prize monies, a solid brand that corporate entities want to associate with: in fact, Sponsors should line up, eagerly waiting to have their names and logos on your shirts.
In this post, we identify the Top 10 Richest Football Clubs in Africa currently, we talk a little about there histories and analyze how they got to be on this list, including what makes them the richest. Without further ad, let us get to it:
10. T.P MAZEMBE (DRC) – Market Value: € 7.70 m
Tout Puissant Mazembe of Congo has a market valuation of 7.70 million Euros. The club was founded in 1939. They are popularly known as the Ravens by their supporters. The team is known for their White and Black stripe shirts and black shorts. Their home ground is the Stade T.P Mazembe which has a normal capacity of 18,500.
They have won the Congolese top League 17 times, the Coupe du Congo 5 times, DR Congo Super Cup 3 times. On the Continental level they have won the CAF Champions League 5 times, CAF Confederations Cup 2 times, CAf Super Cup 3 times, African Cup Winners Cup 1 time.
9. Raja Casablanca (Morocco) – Market Value : € 8.13 m
Raja is one of the most popular clubs in Africa and the Arab world. They are known as the Green Eagles. Raja is ranked by FIFA as the number 10th club in the World. Raja is also ranked third in Africa; after Al Ahly and Zamalek.
Raja has 8 continental titles, bested by Al Ahly which has 20, and Zamalek which has 12. TP Mazembe have 11 titles while Etoile du Sahel has 9.